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HONG KONG

LOCATION

HONG KONG

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ACADEMICS

Open to undergraduate and graduate students in all majors.

Academic areas: Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Law, Science, Social Sciences, Sports Science and Physical Education, International Asian Studies Program (IASP). Chinese language courses are offered at the elementary, intermediate and advanced levels through the Yale-China Chinese Language Center.

Note to Business Students: This university is AACSB accredited.

Academic Faculties at CUHK

COURSES IN ENGLISH

Yes - As CUHK is a multi-lingual university, English, Cantonese and Putonghua are used for instruction. Although the local students are Cantonese speakers, there are many courses that use English as a medium of instruction.
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DURATION

Fall Semester Early September - late November
Spring Semester Early January - late May
Year
Students may study at CUHK for two consecutive semesters, starting in the fall or spring.
Summer See MIX Summer Programs for dates.

CUHK Academic Calendar

HOUSING

Dormitories
There are 21 undergraduate dormitories at CUHK. Exchange students will share a room with a foreign roommate.

CUHK Housing Information

ESTIMATED COSTS

TUITION - MIX students register as full-time students at UH Manoa and pay regular UHM tuition & fees.  Your tuition category (Resident, Non-Resident, WUE, etc., stays the same). You do not pay overseas tuition. 

LIVING EXPENSES - You are responsible for all living expenses, including health insurance, books/supplies, room & meals, personal expenses, airfare, local transportation, and any costs associated with obtaining a visa (if applicable). Below are estimates for planning purposes only; amounts are listed per semester, and will vary based on your individual needs.    

  • Health Insurance: $200-400
  • Books & Supplies: $200-400
  • Room & Meals: $2,600-3,000
  • Personal Expenses: $1,000-1,500
  • Airfare & Local Transportation: $1,500-1,900
  • Visa Expenses: $160-180

FINANCIAL AID - Since you are still a registered UHM student while on MIX, you continue to be eligible to receive financial aid and scholarships.  If you submit a ‘MIX Student Budget for Financial Aid Purposes’ form, UHM financial aid will take into consideration your overseas living and travel expenses when awarding your grants/loans. More info on Financial Aid & Scholarships for MIX   

VISA / OTHER

Visa Information: Exchange students need to apply for a student visa prior to departure for Hong Kong. Please refer to the Hong Kong Immigration Department website for details on obtaining a Hong Kong Visa for Study.

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